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    Sale 2019

    Prints and Multiples

    31 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 295

    A.R. PENCK (B. 1939)

    Expedition to the Holyland, Joshua Gessel, Jerusalem, 1983

    Price Realised  

    A.R. PENCK (B. 1939)
    Expedition to the Holyland, Joshua Gessel, Jerusalem, 1983
    the complete set of 15 aquatints, etchings, lithographs, and screenprints in colors, on Arches, title, text and justification, each signed and numbered in pencil, copy 16 of 50 (the total edition was 84), with full margins, loose (as issued), occasional soiling and soft handling creases in the margins, otherwise each in good condition, original blue cloth-covered portfolio box (some wear, the cover/cloth split at the right side, a tie torn). 31¾ x 43¼ in. (807 x 1099 mm.)
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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE FORMER COLLECTION OF PETER B. LEWIS, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CLEVELAND'S ACQUISITION FUND